Boplaas named among most successful award-winners at Michelangelo 2018

Boplaas Family Vineyards has been singled out as one of top producers at the 2018 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards, which were announced on the weekend.   Now the largest competition of its kind in Africa, the competition received 2 255 entries this year.


Boplaas named a top producer at Veritas wine “Oscars”

Boplaas Family Vineyards was once again one of the best-performing producers at the annual Veritas Wine Awards, which were announced at a gala function in Cape Town this weekend. The Calitzdorp winery received no less than three Double Golds of a total 50 awarded in the competition and one Gold among its total of eight medals.


Boplaas CWG Port receive top prices at Auction

Strict selection criteria and a finely tuned line-up paid off at the 34th  Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction held in the Stellenbosch wine lands over the weekend with a higher than expected turnover exceeding R10,5 million.


Boplaas wins the only Platinum medal awarded to SA whisky at Michelangelo 2018

A whisky made in the small country town of Calitzdorp has dazzled the judges at the auspicious 2018 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards, winning the only Platinum medal awarded in the category for South African whiskies. Made by Boplaas Family Vineyards, the sublime single grain whisky is aged in barrels previously used for maturing tawny port.


Top Ratings for Boplaas from Tim Atkin

At the recent Atkin’s 2018 South African Special Report  South African Champion Port Producer – Boplaas Family Vineyards – received four spots in the +90 wines of South Africa.  95 Points were awarded for the Boplaas Cape Vintage Reserve 2006, one of only 159 wines to receive 95 points or more from South Africa.


Boplaas achieves top prices at Nederburg Auction 2018 for fine wine

A Port-style wine by the renowned Boplaas Family Vineyards has put this fortified style back in the spotlight after it achieved its best price to date at the 44th Nederburg Auction near Paarl on the weekend.


Take your G&T to the next level with new Eight Citrus Gin by Boplaas

Boplaas is about to blast the humble G&T with the launch of its latest innovation – a gin packed with enough zing to punch a rocket ship to Mars. The exciting new Eight Citrus Gin joins a Boplaas portfolio of highly awarded drinks as a bold new expression and unique addition to the world of gin.


Boplaas Muscat gems shine in authoritative new report on SA’s Sweet Wine

Boplaas Family Vineyards in Calitzdorp has again been ranked among leading wineries following the release of the inaugural report on local sweet wines by South African authority, Wine magazine. A trio of Boplaas Muscats was named as top performers in the influential assessment.


Boplaas claims a “magnificent seven” Gold awards in top competitions for SA wine

Top image: Jan Braai en Margaux Nel

Boplaas Family Vineyards has re-asserted its dominance as a champion winery following a glittering haul of seven Gold awards for its wines in recent weeks. Reflecting an unwavering consistency for quality, Boplaas joined the winners’ podium in this achievement at the SA Young Wine Show and the Gold Wine Awards, the results of which were both announced in recent days.


Boplaas Excels At Cape Port and Wine Championship

Boplaas Family Vineyards in Calitzdorp has triumphed at the Cape Port & Wine Challenge 2018 with no less than three inclusions among the Top 10 red table wines and four among the best Ports.

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Boplaas is situated in Calitzdorp, a small picturesque village in the Southern Cape in the majestic Little Karoo. The Nel family is part of a rich legacy that reaches back to 1880. Boplaas is a family concern with Carel Nel, a Cape Wine Master, as owner and cellar master.
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